R399 Bandai Figure-Rise Standard Dragonball Z Super Saiyan Son Gokou Model Kit Review

17 10 2016

Bandai’s Figure-Rise Standard Model Kit kicks off the the hugely popular Dragon Ball Z franchise with their lead character Super Saiyan Son Gokou. Standing 7″, this model kit assembles much like a Gudam and features an amazing articulation system. Includes extra face, hands, display, and effect parts.

Priced at about $30 (Amazon.com)

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R398 Bandai Figure-Rise Standard Dragonball Z Super Saiyan 2 Son Gohan Model Kit Review

16 10 2016

Bandai is breaking new ground with their Figure-Rise Standard 6″ anime model kits. Here’s Super Saiyan 2 Son Gohan from the popular Dragon Ball Z franchise. Assembles like Gundam kit, these kits are highly pose-able, nicely design, and include accessories (alternate hands, alternate face, display stand, and energy effect parts).

Priced at about $30 (Amazon).

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R390 Bandai S.H. Figuarts Dragonball Z Super Saiyan Son Gokou Super Warrior Awakening Version Review

25 12 2015

Without a doubt, this is Bandai’s best SHFiguarts Gokou to date. Featuring a new improved articulation system and newly molded parts, this Gokou is a breath of fresh air. Movement is much easier so you don’t have to be so cautious like previous figures. Posing is solid and dynamic. Features extra hands and 2 alternate facial expressions. Priced at about $45 (bigbadtoystore.com).

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R389 Bandai S.H. Figuarts Dragonball Z Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Son Gokou Review

11 12 2015

Based off his design seen in the Dragon Ball Z Resurrection F movie, a new form of our beloved hero is released courtesy of Bandai S.H. Figuarts: Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Son Gokou. Standing 6″, this figures features great looking sculpt with solid quality paint apps powered by a dynamic articulation system. Included are swap-able parts: extra hands, a couple of alternate facial expressions, and a normal state head sculpt. Priced at about $40 (Amazon)

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R385 Bandai S.H. Figuarts Dragon Ball Z Ultimate Son Gohan Review

17 10 2015

Ascending to new power levels through advanced training, Ultimate Son Gohan is born. This figure uses the same exact body mold as the mass release normal state Goku with entirely new head sculpt. Features stellar sculpting and a wide range of articulation complimented with extra hands, alternate facial expressions and a blast effect part with stand. Priced at about $40 (amazon).

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R378 SDCC Bandai S.H. Figuarts Dragon Ball Z Son Goku Frieza Saga Version Review

19 07 2015

Released as a San Diego Comic-Con 2015 exclusive, this is Frieza Saga version of Goku. Features all the same parts as the mass release version with the addition of an extra facial express, deeper colors for his uniform, tied off belt part substitution, and symbols on his uniform. Included also are extra hands and energy effect part for putting Goku into his icon Kamehameha pose.

Priced at about $45 (at Comic-Con). Expect to pay a high price for this on the after market ($100+)

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R374 Bandai S.H.Figuarts Dragon Ball Z Vegetto Review

22 05 2015

Bandai keeps rolling out excellent Dragon Ball Z action figures with this must anticipated release. Using the power of the Potara earrings, Vegeta and Gokou fuse into Vegetto. He features great sculpt with a wide range of excellent articulation. He includes extra hands, energy effect blade, alternate facial expressions, and Super Saiyan mode head. Priced at about $40 (amazon).

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